Milton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

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Milton, Florida Info Snack

Milton is a city in Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States. The city was incorporated in 1844 and is home to Naval Air Station Whiting Field. The population was 7,045 at the 2000 census. In 2004, the population recorded by the U.S. Census Bureau was 8,044. The population estimate for 2013 was 9,323. It is the county seat of Santa Rosa County. Milton was known by various names during its development. Most notable were "Hell-Town" (muggy, inhospitable land covered with briars, mosquitoes, thorns, snakes) "Jernigan's Landing", "Scratch Ankle" (due to the briars that grew along the riverbank), "Hard Scrabble", and later Milton (possibly Homage to the Epic Poem novelist John Milton) and/or because of the local lumber mill industry or Mill Town, which was shortened to Milton.
Population
9,564
Unemployment
11.5%
Poverty
15.8%
Median Home
$124,200
Median Income
$53,390
Median Rent
$1,032

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Map Of Milton, FL

Population over time in Milton

Year Population % Change
2017 9,564 1.1%
2016 9,462 2.0%
2015 9,276 1.4%
2014 9,149 1.6%
2013 9,008 1.3%
2012 8,889 1.0%
2011 8,798 1.1%
2010 8,699 -

Crime in Milton Per 100k

Crime Milton FL USA
Violent Crime 239.7 408.0 382.9
Murder 10.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 79.9 88.6 98.0
Aggravated Assault 109.9 276.5 248.9
Property Crime 1957.8 2512.4 2362.0
Burglary 519.4 423.4 430.4
Larceny 1338.5 1884.5 1694.0
Car Theft 99.9 204.5 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Milton

White
74.7% (7,145)
African American
9.8% (933)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.3% (128)
Hawaiian
0.7% (68)
Other
0.3% (32)
Two Or More
5.1% (489)
Hispanic
8.0% (769)
Race Milton FL USA
White 74.7% 54.9% 61.5%
African American 9.8% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.0% 24.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Milton, Florida

Less than $10,000
7.4% (70,773)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (73,642)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (88,945)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (98,509)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (89,901)
$50,000 to $74,999
31.6% (302,222)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (152,067)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.9% (65,991)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (6,694)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (7,651)
Income Milton FL USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 7.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 11.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 11.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 14.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 31.6% 18.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 11.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.9% 11.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 4.8% 6.3%

Gender in Milton

Female
54.9% (5,247)
Male
45.1% (4,316)
Gender Milton FL USA
Female 54.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.1% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Milton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.1% (197)
9-12th Grade
6.5% (626)
High School / GED
28.7% (2,743)
Some College
28.6% (2,731)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,244)
Bachelor's Degree
14.9% (1,421)
Master's Degree
5.0% (479)
Professional Degree
0.4% (37)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (82)
Education Milton FL USA
< 9th Grade 2.1% 5.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.5% 7.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.7% 29.0% 27.3%
Some College 28.6% 20.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.9% 18.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.4% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.1% 1.4%

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